Sunday, June 23

Sherriff’s Office Seeking Help Identifying Suspect in Courthouse Vandalism

ASHEBORO N.C. – The Randolph County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help from the public in identifying a suspect connected to vandalism at the courthouse last weekend.

According to an online press release, on January 29th, 2023, the Sheriff Office’s Criminal Investigations Division was called to investigate vandalism that occurred at the Randolph County Courthouse on Salisbury Street in Asheboro.

Video surveillance of the incident captured the perpetrator, described as a black male, wearing black in color pants, a gray sweatshirt, red sneakers/boots, and a tan in color toboggan throwing rocks through several of the windows.

According to the Sheriff’s Office, the same subject is believed to be responsible for other vandalisms that occurred the same evening at other locations in proximity to the courthouse.

If anyone has any information regarding this vandalism or the identity of the person depicted in the video, they are asked to contact 911, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office at 336-318-6699 or Crime Stoppers at 336-672-7463. Crime Stopper tips remain anonymous.

A Randolph County Crime Stoppers reward is currently being offered in the amount of $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person responsible for the vandalism.